WE Charity co-founders summoned to testify

On March 8, it was announced that members of the House of Commons ethics committee reached a unanimous vote to summon the co-founders of the WE Charity, Craig and Marc Kielburger, to testify. The brothers have until March 12 to appear. The committee is requesting to hear information about the ongoing scrutiny of the federal […]

Bill to mandate sexual-assault law training for judges passes House of Commons

Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian PressMon Nov 23 2020 OTTAWA — A long-awaited bill that would require judges to commit to take training in sexual assault law has passed unanimously in the House of Commons. The proposed legislation originated as a private member’s bill from former interim Conservative leader Rona Ambrose, which the Liberal government supported. […]